Tag: childrenrefrigerators

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Random Sort Ascending
View:

Spanish museum celebrates vaccine pioneer who used children as refrigerators

70 Views0 Comments

When Francisco Javier de Balmis set off from Spain in 1803 to vaccinate the people in Spain’s colonies against smallpox he had no means of keeping the vaccine fresh, so he used children as his refrigerators. An exhibi...